Discovery of the Fastest Known Star

Discovery of the Fastest Known Star

Stuart GaryStuart GaryHost
Tim MendhamTim MendhamGuest
SpaceTime Series 25 Episode 78
*Discovery of the fastest known star
Astronomers have discovered the fastest known star in the Milky Way orbiting Sagittarius A* the Supermassive black hole at the galactic centre in just four Earth years.
*Physicists confront the neutron lifetime puzzle
To solve a long-standing puzzle about how long a neutron can “live” outside an atomic nucleus, physicists entertained a wild but testable theory proposing the existence of a right-handed version of our left-handed universe.
*Shedding new light on dark matter
A team of physicists has developed a method for predicting the composition of dark matter.
*The Science Report
New study looks at who is more likely to develop long COVID.
A thousand species of bacteria and archaea discovered living on glaciers in the Tibetan Plateau.
The new low-cost supercapacitor that can selectively capture carbon dioxide gas while it charges.
Skeptic's guide to dreams forebodings and premonitions.

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